Motors & Motion
GE launches ElfaPlus miniature circuit breakers
By Renée Francoeur
December 5, 2016 – ElfaPlus, a miniature circuit breaker (MCB) designed and manufactured by GE, recently achieved a UL-rating, making it a global MCB platform.
Suitable for branch circuit device protection, the ElfaPlus platform offers a range of UL489 and UL1077 MCBs up to 63A. It mounts onto a 35-mm DIN mounting rail and the bi-stable DIN rail extraction system enables secure installation as well as device removal.
ElfaPlus was also designed with an arc management system capable of clearing short circuit failures plus supplementary protectors.
Each breaker has an endurance of 10,000 operation cycles and voltage withstand of 6,000V impulse rating, the company adds.